Born and raised in Japan, Atsumi is a second year medical student at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She received her undergraduate degree in Public Health at Johns Hopkins University. Throughout college, Atsumi enjoyed mentoring her peers in varying capacities – she was an executive board member of the Public Health Student Forum, a teaching assistant for an upper-level public health course, and a study consultant for students struggling with test taking and time management. In medical school, Atsumi is part of the Einstein Peer Mentor group. In addition to mentoring, Atsumi is interested in celebrating and promoting diversity. She was the president of the school's APAMSA chapter and is a member of Einstein's Diversity and Inclusion Council. Talk to Atsumi about applying to medical schools as an international student and life as a medical student!